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Valerie Jean Gorman, MD

Breast Surgery
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Valerie Gorman, MD, FACS is a breast surgeon who specializes in surgical oncology and surgical diseases of the breast. She is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Gorman served as Chief of Oncology at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie for eight years and currently serves there as Chief of Surgery and Medical Director of Surgical Services. Dr. Gorman has been in private practice in Texas since 2004. She is currently welcoming new patients and accepts most insurance plans. Dr Gorman is married. She enjoys traveling and faith-based programs.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Lake Pointe
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: Ut Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Tx (1999)
  • Education: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (1999)
  • Residency: General Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center (2004)
Certifications
  • General Surgery - American Board of Surgery/General Surgery
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Valerie Jean Gorman, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(141)
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Sep 13, 2020
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Sep 12, 2020
Dr. Gorman was very personable and showed concern for me. She explained my test results and presented the next steps that we should take. I would recommend her to my friends/family.
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Sep 4, 2020
I have recommended her and will continue to.
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Sep 4, 2020
Dr. Gorman is a very personable and qualified surgeon. always makes me feel like I'm a good friend that can tell me what I need to know and more in a very caring way.
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Aug 30, 2020
The provider is very personable and concerned. Work on arriving on time.
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Aug 28, 2020
Very Pleased. Dr. Gorman and her staff were very knowledgeable , friendly and compassionate. When you are facing cancer those qualities are so important. THey turned what good have been a depressing feeling into a feel good feeling that everything was going to be good.
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Aug 26, 2020
Dr. Gorman is extremely warm and personable. She is very thorough in her exam and in her ability to explain the situation. Wonderful doctor.
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Aug 25, 2020
She was very relatable and explained my procedure and I felt that if I need surgery, she will be good and very supportive of my recovery.
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Aug 21, 2020
This provider made me feel secure in that I made the best decision. I felt secure that this provider was everything that other people had told me. my family loves this provider. I know I made the right choice.
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Aug 20, 2020
Friendly Dr and staff.. I was always greeted with smiles by Dr and her staff.. felt very welcomed and each one took time to answer any questions or concerns I had.
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Aug 7, 2020
The staff was outstanding as usual. Dr. Gorman answered my questions. I know everyone in Dr. Gorman's office was very busy. But they were kind enough to give me the attention I needed. Dr. Gorman's knowledge is amazing.
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Aug 2, 2020
very helpful and through
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Aug 1, 2020
Caring & Professional, as always!
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Jul 31, 2020
Dr Gorman was great at explaining the size and look of the lump she took out of my breast. She is very caring and professional.
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Jul 30, 2020
Friendly, informative, did not rush, knowledgeable of my needs... Love Dr Gorman
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Jul 30, 2020
This care provider has always dealt with my medical problems giving 100%
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Jul 22, 2020
excellent service
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Jul 22, 2020
I have full trust in Dr Gorman. I would really hate to loose her because she is so knowledgeable about my condition. I consider her as one of my best friends
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Jul 19, 2020
Always friendly and professional.
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Jul 18, 2020
Very Good
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Jul 17, 2020
Absolutely wonderful!
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Jul 6, 2020
Dr Gorman and her staff are amazing. They are caring and take time to explain details. I had never had a Dr call and follow up with me on my physical as well as metal well being before.
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Jul 1, 2020
she is caring and took time to talk to me and explain things. I appreciate her time because this is a very concerning issue.
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Jul 1, 2020
Dr. Gorman and her staff go above and beyond to care for their patients. Their compasion and sense of humor made the difference on those hard days. I thank God for putting each of them in my life at this difficult dark time.
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Jun 29, 2020
overall wonderful experience love Dr. Gorman
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Jun 29, 2020
Dr. Gorman is very caring and it shows in her interaction with you.
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Jun 25, 2020
Very professional and caring. During Covid 19, Dr. Gorman and her staff followed up with me continuously until I got the recommended tests completed.
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Jun 24, 2020
Dr. Gorman is a Super Doc!! She she cares about her patients. She listens and explains what is awesome about her. I will wait 3-6 months to see her but it is worth every second just to have her as my doctor. She is wonderful!!
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Jun 23, 2020
thank you i appreciate You and your staff.
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Jun 23, 2020
provider and staff always treat patient as if we're only one. I have recommended provider and staff to my friends.
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Jun 18, 2020
Dr. Gorman is VERY personable, she always caring and considerate.
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Jun 14, 2020
Dr. Gorman always has a great bedside manner. She listens to her patients. She cares.
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Jun 14, 2020
Dr. Gorman and her staff do an excellent job in providing outstanding care and comfort during my visits.
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Jun 10, 2020
Dr. Gorman is always genuinely concerned, kind & willing to answer questions. Down to earth & reassuring. I trust her with my care & concern about history of breast cancer in my family.
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Jun 5, 2020
A very compassion and caring individual.
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Jun 3, 2020
Dr. Gorman is wonderful!
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Jun 3, 2020
Dr. Gorman is an excellent physician! I have recommended her to friends and family and all have the highest regard for her as a doctor and a very caring person.
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Jun 2, 2020
Great!
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May 31, 2020
waa great
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May 30, 2020
Val Gorman is a wonderful , caring doctor.
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May 29, 2020
Dr. Gorman was thorough and provided clear guidance for treatment.
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May 23, 2020
Love the great level of care I am receiving from Dr. Gorman and her staff.
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May 20, 2020
Dr. Gorman is always friendly, upbeat and courteous. She really listens to me and spends time explaining treatment options, side effects, etc...
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May 18, 2020
So glad Dr. Gorman is my surgeon. Her reputation and experience made my decision an easy one.
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May 13, 2020
She was very nice and explained things well.
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May 9, 2020
Dr. Gorman's office staff, nurses and of course Dr. Gorman her self have always been good to me! LOL
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May 7, 2020
Dr. Gorman is the best. Very knowledgeable and kind. I would highly recommend her.
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May 4, 2020
Dr. Gorman is a wonderful Doctor.
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Apr 12, 2020
the long wait time was because of covid 19 precautions. I am grateful they were being careful. Dr Gorman is friendly and instantly put us at ease. I am grateful they let my husband come also.
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Apr 6, 2020
did not like how I was spoke to. I feel things need to be more explain
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